Benedict Cumberbatch

Birth Name: 
Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch
Best Known For: 

Doctor Strange in Marvel Cinematic Universe
Sherlock Holmes in the BBC drama "Sherlock"
Khan Noonien Singh - "Star Trek Into Darkness"

Short bio: 

Benedict Cumberbatch was born on July 19, 1976 in London, England to actor parents, Timothy Carlton and Wanda Ventham. He studied drama at the University of Manchester before training at the prestigious London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.

He has starred as Sherlock Holmes in the series Sherlock since 2010. He has also headlined Tom Stoppard's adaptation of Parade's End (2012), The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses (2016) and Patrick Melrose (2018). In film, Cumberbatch has starred in Amazing Grace (2006) as William Pitt the Younger, Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) as Khan, 12 Years a Slave (2013) as William Prince Ford, The Fifth Estate (2013) as Julian Assange, and The Imitation Game (2014) as Alan Turing. From 2012 to 2014, through voice and motion capture, he played the characters of Smaug and the Necromancer in The Hobbit film series. In superhero films set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, he has played Dr. Stephen Strange in Doctor Strange (2016), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019).


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Submitted by Angel124 (not verified) on

Brilliant. Thank you. Also love you as Doctor

Submitted by Anonymous ZCool (not verified) on

YOOOOO! You are an Amazing Actor, I hope you have a Great Day, plz do more episodes of Sherlock, because you are such a Great Actor, also because I love the series and I don't want another Great Series to go down the drain. (A Fan from Georgia)

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